Off Broadway Week: Two-for-One Tickets for Fall 2014
Two-for-one tickets for the biannual Off-Broadway Week go on sale starting at 11 am EST on September 15. Choose from among 49 Off-Broadway productions and select a show date between September 29 to October 12 and start experiencing more theater.
See the NYC-ARTS selection of productions below or go to NYCgo.com for the full list.
A high-energy, percussive symphony, coupled with dance, played entirely on unconventional instruments, such as garbage can lids, buckets, brooms and sticks. It is movement made original through the use of everyday objects in non-traditional ways.
You don't need to see the film 'Red Tails' by George Lucas to get the Tuskegee Airmen story. This play follows six of the airmen as they become pilots in the United States Army Air Force in World War II. The play explores the men's collective struggle with Jim Crow and their intelligence, patriotism, dreams of an inclusive society.
After a matriarch's death, the women in the family clean Grandma's attic and find love and old memories packed away. In the process, they sing hit tunes that trace the history of black women from the trials of the 1930s through the girl groups of the 60s to the empowerment of the 90s and beyond.
La nena se casa is a cleverly cruel comedy about a desperate father who will do absolutely anything to marry off one of his three spinster daughters. Love is blind and in this case, it’s blind, dangerous, and hilarious! Full of wit, wild characters, and plenty of over the top twists and turns; this play is a wicked look at the absurd choices people can make to maintain social appearances.
50 Shades! The Musical, the hilarious parody of the Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon. A sexy, hysterical musical romp, 50 Shades! The Musical is a laugh out loud night of fun that you won’t want to miss!
A small village is scandalized by the marriage of an old shoemaker and a beautiful, sensual, and flirtatious young woman. "La zapatera prodigiosa" is a poetic comedy by Federico García Lorca where true love triumphs. Filled with popular music and performed by a talented cast, this play will leave audiences in awe of one of García Lorca’s most captivating stories.
The White Witch has trapped Narnia in a perpetual state of winter with no hope of Christmas. But all that changes when four siblings venture through an old wardrobe and enter this land of talking animals, charming fauns, giants and dwarves.
In this hilarious new three-character comedy based on the best-selling book of the same title, audiences are welcomed into a fun-filled world of foolproof moves and insider advice that could only be culled from that most insightful of individuals: the gay man.
Avenue Q is the best show of the year! Just when you're wheezing with laughter from the hummable, hilarious tunes, you're blindsided by a beautifully sincere love song. There's no handy way to describe 'AVENUE Q,' except as one of the funniest shows you're ever likely to see." Entertainment Weekly
After Anthony's father passes away, old family members are reunited after not being on the best of terms for over a decade. A hilarious take on all of the fun characters that show up at a funeral home, most of whom are taken straight from the wedding.
Within a pulsating dance club atmosphere, David Byrne and Fatboy Slim deconstruct the astonishing journey of Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos retracing her meteoric rise from childhood to her subsequent descent into infamy and disgrace at the end of the People Power Revolution.